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Davis Proposes FAA, Air Traffic Control Operations Changes

Davis and and a Democratic Congressman are proposing that that Air Traffic Control operations be run by a not-for-profit entity.

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Report: Police Program Helped Man Who Prostituted Teen

A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment obtained with the help of the Peoria Police Department.

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Democrats Vying for US Senate Talk Up Experience, Background

The Democrats running for U.S. Senate are working to distinguish themselves from their rivals as they meet for the first time this election season.

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Springfield Chick-Fil-A Opens March 3

It's garnered more attention than President Obama's visit to Springfield Wednesday -- or, how much Obama allegedly owes to the city.

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Professor Supporting Muslims Leaves Chicago-Area College

Wheaton College says it and Dr. Larycia Hawkins "have reached a confidential agreement under which they will part ways."

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Commission: Budget Impasse May Mean Accreditation Troubles

A higher-education accrediting agency says the state budget impasse could have "significant" consequences for the public colleges and universities in Illinois.

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“Four Tops” Meet This Week

Rauner promises, but won't specify, compromises

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A Hand Up for Minority Business

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Memorial, St John’s Owed $76M

State budget impasse is to blame

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Opposition Mounts against Dunkin

Republicans would welcome him

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Chicago Officer Sues Estate of Teen He Shot, Claiming Trauma

A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidently killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit against the teenager's estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatized.

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New Commemorative Quarter Features Shawnee National Forest

A commemorative coin featuring a scene from the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois has entered into circulation.

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4 days ago

U of I Reports Record Number of Freshmen Applications

University of Illinois officials say a record number of prospective freshmen have applied for enrollment next fall across the school's three campuses.

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USO Says “Thank You” to National Guard

The USO’s Illinois chapter wrapped up a week celebrating their 75th anniversary by thanking the people they serve – the troops.

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Court Upholds TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau’s 10-Year Sentence

An appeals court in Chicago has upheld a 10-year prison term for best-selling author Kevin Trudeau.

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Hung Jury Declared in Trial of Former Illinois Prosecutor

Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in the trial of Curtis Lovelace.

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Amtrak, Illinois Reach Deal to Maintain Instate Service

The deal announced Friday will maintain service through the end of the fiscal year on June 30 at a cost of $38.3 million to the state. The department paid $42 million the previous fiscal year.

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State Museum to Reopen with Governor’s Amendatory Veto

Rauner has amendatorily vetoed a bill lawmakers approved a few months ago that would reopen the museum and all its satellite locations.

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Woman Convicted of Involuntary Manslaughter of Child Sentenced

Cammie Kelly is going to prison for four years.

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6 days ago

Students to Rauner: Don’t Close Our National Guard Armory

Students from the Peoria area showed up at the Capitol in an effort to save their local National Guard Armory from closing.

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